Jeeez, now I remember why I love AIX!
"Dennis Golden" <dgoldengolden-consulting.invalid> wrote in message
news:3F4A70D2.5000102golden-consulting.invalid...apps> Mark R wrote:> > Hi,
> > I setup my disk during installation. 3 partitions, 1 for unix and 2 forpartition> > as below.
> > I couldn't see how to create any filesystems on these other partitions
> > during setup.
> > I believe I cannot do this thru scoadmin.
> > Can someone help me out on this?
> > If I wanted to put filesystems on a second disk it easy with diskadd and
> > disksetup but why so hard like this?
> > From what I have read I should (on install) of only created oneand> > and just not filled it up with the Unix filesystems. Then used prtvtoc>> > edvtoc to create slices in the first partition?
> That would be the easiest way.
>>> > Can someone explain this a little please as the more I read the more
> > confused I'm getting.
> > Thanks for any help.
> > Total disk size is 2231 cylinders (17500.5 MB)
> > Cylinders Approx
> > Partition Status Type Start End Length % MB
> > ========= ====== =========== ===== === ====== === ======
> > 1 Active UNIX System 0 1114 1115 50 8746.3
> > 2 UNIX System 1115 1672 558 25 4377.1
> > 3 UNIX System 1673 2230 558 25 4377.1
> You could add 4377 MB filesystems on partition 2 and 3 (i.e.
> /dev/rdsk/c0b0t0dopx) and mount on the block device /dev/dsk/c0b0t0d0px.
> It will be necessary for you to manually calculate the size of the
> filesystem in blocks. See "man vkfs".
> You will have more flexibility by re-installing and using multiple slices.
> Dennis Golden
> Golden Consulting Services, Inc.
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